Tonight's Real TV Action Is On Options Action

If last Friday's debut broadcast of "Options Action" was the broadcast event of the season, then tonight is akin to the Super Bowl.

Before I tell you about what's on the show tonight, I would like to underscore the value of watching this fine broadcast.

Last Friday, we kicked off the big show by highlighting the excessive put buying on Wells Fargo . Since then the company has lost nearly a fifth of its value.

Now, maybe the two events are unrelated. But that's the type of information, in addition to simple retail strategies to protect yourself, that we will bring to you each week.

And with that, we'll turn our attention to next week's big events, with an eye on how the options market is anticipating certain moments. We'll preview American Express , check the integrity of the dividends of a few key companies. And we'll take a look at potential takeover candidate Yahoo ahead of its earnings on Tuesday.

As always, some of the terminology can be confusing. So we included an options playbook, plus links to educational sights.

Contact Options Action

  • Showtimes

    Fridays, 5:30p ET
    Saturday, 6a ET
    Sunday, 6a ET
  • Melissa Lee

    Melissa Lee is the host of CNBC's “Fast Money” and “Options Action.”

Latest Video

Sponsored Related Links

More on thinkorswim by TD Ameritrade

  • Make sure you’re always keeping up with the market with up-to-the-minute news and breaking stories. Move on possible breakout stocks and options with potential opportunity. Plus, get in-depth analysis on futures and forex in one seamless, integrated experience. Join TD Ameritrade and trade commission-free for 60 days + get up to $600 cash.

You Make the Call

  • Options Action: NWSA

    Mike Khouw, Options Action trader, shares his view on News Corp stock on the heels of testimony from Rupert Murdoch before British Parliament.

  • Do you have a question for the Options Action team? Options Action selects a viewer's question and gives the answer on the show's Make The Call Web Extra video.